Re: Getting to Knockree

2011-05-12 Thread Kevin Meyer
Hey there, I walked this yesterday - it is quite pleasant. The bus fare was E1.85. Make sure the bus is for Shop River. The other 185's go to Palermo. The providers with coverage are O2 and vodafone. Apparently O2 is better. My meteor SIM is only getting 2G at the front of the hostel. WiFi is

Re: Getting to Knockree

2011-05-12 Thread zoe slattery
On Wed, May 11, 2011 at 4:56 PM, Troy Howardthowar...@gmail.com wrote: I just went through the route and it looks quite pleasant. I think I'm with Hyram on this one -- I'll walk. Great, easier for us obviously :-) We'll see you both there. If you get bored with walking or whatever just give

Re: Getting to Knockree

2011-05-12 Thread Rainer Jung
On 11.05.2011 22:06, zoe slattery wrote: Hi all If you are arriving in Bray by train then you should call one of these numbers to get a lift from the station. +353 83 1108 519 +353 83 1121 050 +353 83 1197 626 It would also be helpful if you put an approximate time of arrival on the lift

Re: Getting to Knockree

2011-05-12 Thread Mohammad Nour El-Din
I am arriving at Dublin Airport at 17:25, so I think it is better for me to take public transportation and then walk to the hostel. On Thu, May 12, 2011 at 10:22 AM, Rainer Jung rj...@apache.org wrote: On 11.05.2011 22:06, zoe slattery wrote: Hi all If you are arriving in Bray by train then

Re: Getting to Knockree

2011-05-12 Thread Nick Burch
On Thu, 12 May 2011, Mohammad Nour El-Din wrote: I am arriving at Dublin Airport at 17:25, so I think it is better for me to take public transportation and then walk to the hostel. If you want a lift from Bray (or even the bus stop), give us a call when you're a little way out. Otherwise

Re: Getting to Knockree

2011-05-12 Thread Troy Howard
We'll be arriving at the same time (I'm at 17:35). If you'd like, we can bus/train/walk together. Thanks, Troy On May 12, 2011 4:46 AM, Mohammad Nour El-Din nour.moham...@gmail.com wrote: I am arriving at Dublin Airport at 17:25, so I think it is better for me to take public transportation and

Re: Getting to Knockree

2011-05-12 Thread Mohammad Nour El-Din
Perfect, there is no harm in good company :D. So how can I get to see/meet you in the Airport ? A picture or cell phone number would be good :D ? On Thu, May 12, 2011 at 2:13 PM, Troy Howard thowar...@gmail.com wrote: We'll be arriving at the same time (I'm at 17:35). If you'd like, we can

Re: Getting to Knockree

2011-05-12 Thread Troy Howard
M - Here is a map of the arrivals area of the airport: http://www.dublinairport.com/Libraries/Maps/Arrivals.sflb.ashx Typical arrangement with baggage claim, customs, and then shops. I propose that we meet on the other side of customs, at the Jameson Bar (though perhaps there won't be time for

Re: Getting to Knockree

2011-05-12 Thread Mohammad Nour El-Din
Troy, got it ;). On Thu, May 12, 2011 at 3:46 PM, Troy Howard thowar...@gmail.com wrote: M - Here is a map of the arrivals area of the airport: http://www.dublinairport.com/Libraries/Maps/Arrivals.sflb.ashx Typical arrangement with baggage claim, customs, and then shops. I propose that we

Re: Getting to Knockree

2011-05-12 Thread Troy Howard
I also just noticed that Toma┼ż Muraus is arriving at roughly the same time (he put an entry on the RideShare page saying he need s ride from the airport, Friday @ 6pm). Perhaps we should attempt to coordinate with him as well? We could travel to Bray station together, and depending on

Re: Getting to Knockree

2011-05-11 Thread Troy Howard
I just went through the route and it looks quite pleasant. I think I'm with Hyram on this one -- I'll walk. According to Google Maps, it's a 37 minute walk from the last bus stop to the hostel, through nice rural looking country roads. Sunset is ~9pm, so I should have plenty of time before it

Re: Getting to Knockree

2011-05-11 Thread Troy Howard
My travel plan then looks like this: 5:35pm KLM 3159 Arrives at Dublin Airport 6:00pm 747 Bus leaves Airport 6:45pm 747 Bus arrives Central Bus Station --- Walk to Connolly Station, buy ticket, etc ~10 mins 6:54pm/7:09pm DART leaves for Bray Station 7:39pm/7:54pm DART arrives at Bray Station